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Archive for May, 2014

You Are What you Believe

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“Some day you’ll look back at this picture and think how young you looked then.  My husband said this the other day as he was trying to snap a picture of me with his phone and I, yelling, “No, I look so old” was hiding my face behind a hat. A few years ago, a good friend brought over a picture of me she’d found while cleaning out an old […]

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Brooklyn State of Mind

Brooklyn Heights Townhouse

Brooklyn Heights Well it’s true.  Having just returned I’m here to testify, Brooklyn is the place to live. Forget Manhattan.  Wow way cool. I kept walking around saying stupid things like this neighborhood looks like Georgetown, much to my daughter’s not dismay but slight irritation with my proclivity for saying places look like other places I really haven’t been to but just imagine look like. I have been to Georgetown, […]

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Mother’s Day …In Africa and at Home

Annie Stein

There is a funny story I’m dying to share but sadly not today. The news from Africa this week has knocked all of the funny out of me. The first thought I had sitting down to write this morning was ENOUGH…there’s been enough written about this already this week by those far more knowledgeable than me.  Then again, new knowledge is not what I have to offer.  My second thought and […]

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This’s Been Some Week

Annie Stein

Out of the gate this week went from hi to lo then back up to ultimately very high again, and is now over. Phew! Not being one to think in terms of mercury being in retrograde, or in the bathroom, as the case may be, I just gotta say, this has been some week. So much so that I’m saving a whole other rant for next week and telling the true stories, the real […]

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